Cindy Morgan is the stage name of Cynthia Ann Cichorski, an American actress that starred in Tron and Caddyshack. Morgan was born on September 29, 1954 in Chicago, Illinois. Her parents were emigrants from Poland and Germany and had no studies. Because they were Catholics, Morgan studied in a Catholic school for the first 12 years of her life. After finishing her studies, she went to college. She was the pride of her family as she was the first to enroll in college from the Cichorskis. She chose Northern Illinois University and headed to study communications. During her studies, Morgan worked in a local radio station. When she received a new offer, to also report news, she adopted her stage name. Her inspiration was Morgan le Fay, a character from a story she read in adolescence. When she finished college, Morgan took a full time job in Rockford, Illinois, in a television station. She was the one that presented the latest meteorological news through the day. At the same time, she remained in the radio domain, working at a rock music station.
After some time, Morgan took a job at WSDM-FM but when she had an argument during work, she quit on the air and left her job in the middle of a song. Her next job was at Fiat and thanks to it, Morgan moved in Los Angeles. In 1978 she started doing commercials and taking acting classes. Thanks to this, she landed her first acting gig as partner of Chevy Chase in Caddyshack. After this movie, Morgan took not one, but two roles in Tron. This was the first computer generated film and she played both Lora and Yori in it.
After these two, Cindy Morgan accepted various roles in television films and soap-operas. She appeared in Falcon Crest in two different roles, those of Lori Chapman and Gabrielle Short. She also had two appearances in Matlock and continued with The Larry Sanders Show, Amazing Stories and Bring ‘Em Back Alive. Later, Morgan associated with Larry Estes and they produced 5 films together. Although she was not a part of the 2011 Tron Legacy, she was still present at a press conference in 2011 to promote it with one of her former costars. In present, Morgan lives in Florida and is writing a book about the experiences she had while filming Caddyshack.